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boor - rude, insensitive person
holster - leather pistol case (that hangs on a belt around the waist)
abject - (of a condition) wretched; as low as possible; lacking pride; very humble; showing lack of self-respect; Ex. abject apology
paraphernalia - equipment; odds and ends used in a particular activity; personal belongings; Ex. photographic paraphernalia; CF. married woman's property exclusive of her dowry
veracious - (of a person) truthful
complacency - self-satisfaction; smugness; ADJ. complacent
decadence - decay; fall to a lower level (of morality, civilization, or art); ADJ. decadent
litany - supplicatory prayer; prayer in which the priest calls out and the people replies in the same words
denizen - (animal, person, or plant) inhabitant or resident of a particular place; regular visitor
pristine - unspoiled; remaining in a pure state; characteristic of earlier times; primitive; Ex. an old book in pristine condition